Wisdom from the past

I just found this quote and think it remarkable, as well as memorable.

What you do not understand, treat with reverence and be patient, and what you do understand, cherish and keep.”

Augustine of Hippo

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2 thoughts on “Wisdom from the past

  1. I find it difficult to uphold this adage in the world of information technology for two reasons:#1: What I do not understand, I treat with grumbling and impatience as I flip through the confusing manual.#2 What I do understand, I realize is obsolete and must upgrade. See #1.

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